What if it rains on my wedding day?

What if it rains on my wedding day?

I remember the nightmares I had leading up to my wedding in 2009. What if no one shows up? What if I don’t fit into my wedding dress? And – probably one of the most common dreams: what if it rains on my wedding day? Here’s the thing: on the grand...
Maui Wedding Planning During COVID-19

Maui Wedding Planning During COVID-19

If you would have told me a month ago that I would find myself out of a job until June, I would have told you to go fly a kite. Because let’s be honest: business has been good here on Maui! We have some of the best wedding professionals around. Amazing...
How To Officiate A Wedding

How To Officiate A Wedding

Back in 2016, my husband Anthony was asked to officiate our friends’ wedding back in Michigan. Anthony, being the people-pleasing awesome guy he is, said absolutely. But here’s the thing: he didn’t know how to officiate a wedding. And then, realizing...
Why Wedding Albums are Important

Why Wedding Albums are Important

Let me start with a spoiler alert: YES. WEDDING ALBUMS ARE IMPORTANT. When I think about what I remember from my childhood, it’s directly related to what was photographed. And I know I’m not alone here. I specifically remember painting my playhouse that my...
Maui Beach Weddings: What You Need to Know

Maui Beach Weddings: What You Need to Know

I wrapped up photographing the last of my last Maui beach weddings on Sunday. In some ways it was a bittersweet goodbye to the weddings I often longed for when I was starting out as a photographer. But in so many other ways, it was the beautiful closing of an era....